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Penta students inducted into National Technical Honor Society

Five local students were among 16 Penta Career Center students who were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) during a special ceremony March 27 at the school, located at 9301 Buck Rd., Perrysburg Township.

The NTHS is similar to the National Honor Society at comprehensive high schools where students are recognized for scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Membership criteria includes excellent attendance, good behavior and a 3.5 grade point average. In addition, inductees must meet the seven attributes of NTHS – skills, honesty, service, responsibility, scholarship, citizenship and leadership.

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American Cultural Exchange international high school students, working with Partners for Clean Streams, marked drains on more than 120 drain covers in Rossford and Oregon as part of Global Youth Service Day April 12.


The students stenciled a message to citizens reminding everyone that anything entering the storm drain goes to the nearest waterway, and that there are no filters, no treatment.

American Cultural Exchange international high school students, working with Partners for Clean Streams, marked drains on more than 120 drain covers in Rossford and Oregon as part of Global Youth Service Day April 12.

The students stenciled a message to citizens reminding everyone that anything entering the storm drain goes to the nearest waterway, and that there are no filters, no treatment.

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In March, the students and staff at Coy Elementary School were thrilled to be selected to receive Ohio’s Exemplary Reading Program award by the International Reading Association.

The association sponsors the award to recognize outstanding reading and language arts programs in elementary, middle and high school levels. Each participating state can choose one winning school and this year it was Coy Elementary.

The criteria for selection included (but was not limited to) demonstrating excellence in reading and literacy programs, encouraging the development and refinement of exemplary reading/language arts programs and improving literacy in our society.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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